SAE A Culture Of Racism? (Free Demo)

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  • 1. 
    This is the lesson plan outline which includes discussion questions, key words, and references.
  • 2. 
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  • 3. 
    What is the name of the fraternity who was on the video?
    • A. 

      Delta Delta Tau

    • B. 

      Sigma Alpha Epsilon

    • C. 

      Sigma Delta Epsilon

    • D. 

      Alpha Sigma Zeta

  • 4. 
    What was is controversy with the contents of the SAE video?
    • A. 

      Racist statements against African Americans were made in the video

    • B. 

      Sexist statements were made in the video

    • C. 

      Anti Gay statements were made in the video

    • D. 

      Anti-American statements were made in the video

  • 5. 
    Cultural racism exist when there is a widespread acceptance of stereotypes concerning different ethnic or racial groups. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    This was the first time SAE was accused of a racist act. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Using the N word in the chant was offensive. What other references in the chant indicate that a racist culture might exist.
    • A. 

      Not allowing African Americans in the fraternity.

    • B. 

      Not allowing African American males in the fraternity.

    • C. 

      References to lynching African Americans.

    • D. 

      References to lynching all minorities.

  • 8. 
    Only African Americans were upset by the video.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not an action taken by the University of Oklahoma as a result of the video?
    • A. 

      They expelled 2 students they identified as leading the chant.

    • B. 

      They let the fraternity stay on campus and keep their fraternity house.

    • C. 

      The university publicly denounced the actions of the fraternity.

    • D. 

      They kicked the local SAE chapter off campus.

  • 10. 
    The SAE fraternity had a history of racist acts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    According to SAE national leaders:
    • A. 

      They believed that the University punishment was too harsh.

    • B. 

      They were supportive of the actions by the local chapter.

    • C. 

      They agreed that minorities are not welcome in their fraternity.

    • D. 

      This type of activity will not be tolerated by their organization.

  • 12. 
    The national office for SAE has closed the investigation on this issue since the university banned the local chapter from campus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    What fact about the chant could support the case that a racist culture exist within the organization?
    • A. 

      The chant was only used at the Oklahoma chapter in question.

    • B. 

      That the chant was taught to the members by other members.

    • C. 

      That there is evidence that the chant has been used at other SAE chapters.

    • D. 

      B and C

  • 14. 
    If a racist culture exist within the organization then all the members of the organization are racist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an example that not all members of SAE are racist?
    • A. 

      The had an African American cook working in the fraternity house.

    • B. 

      Someone in the fraternity shot and uploaded the video to the Internet because they did not like what they saw.

    • C. 

      A and B

    • D. 

      The have African American men in their fraternity.

  • 16. 
    Which of the following was used as a reason why the kids were singing the chant.
    • A. 

      African american rappers use the N word in their songs.

    • B. 

      The kids were drunk.

    • C. 

      The kids did not know the meaning of the words in the chant.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 17. 
    The students who were expelled from the university felt they did nothing wrong and are not apologizing for their actions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    A subsequent video was released showing the house mother singing a song using the N word. What was her response to why she was singing the song?
    • A. 

      She was singing a fraternity song.

    • B. 

      She was just repeating the words of a rap song.

    • C. 

      She was under the influence of alcohol.

    • D. 

      She did not know she was being caught on camera.

  • 19. 
    CNN interviewed an African American member of the SAE Oklahoma chapter. How did he describe his experience in the fraternity?
    • A. 

      There was some initial rumblings when he first got their but that changed.

    • B. 

      He had heard about this happening at other chapters.

    • C. 

      There was no evidence of this type of racist activity while he was a member at the University.

  • 20. 
    There are some who believe that the students had the rights to sing the song and that the actions by the university violated the students rights to free speech under:
    • A. 

      The first amendment of the constitution

    • B. 

      An Oklahoma state law

    • C. 

      The university code of conduct

  • 21. 
    If the students are protected by the first amendment it proves that a racist culture does not exist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    A key term in the first amendment argument is whether:
    • A. 

      The speech was racist in nature.

    • B. 

      That the speech would create a hostile learning environment.

    • C. 

      That the song was sung by more than one person.

    • D. 

      That the song was sung by a fraternity with national influence.

  • 23. 
    On what grounds did the university use to expel the students and the fraternity from the campus.
    • A. 

      The U.S. Constitution

    • B. 

      The State Constitution

    • C. 

      The university code of conduct.

    • D. 

      The Civil Rights Act.